2010 997 GT3 RS PORSCHES POWERED BY THE LEGENDARY "MEZGER BLOCK." OWNED BY CHRISTIAN AND ORTRUN HARTINGER OF LEIPZIG GERMANY. CHRISTIAN IS PRESIDENT OF THE LEIPZIG PORSCHE CLUB. CHRISTIAN AND ORTRUN ARE BOTH AMAZING DRIVERS AND DE INSTRUCTORS SO BOTH ALWAYS DRIVE.
THE CARS ARRIVED IN MIAMI ON FEBRUARY 21, 2020 TO BEGIN THEIR EPIC USA ROAD TRIP. THE HARTINGERS JOINED PARADISE REGION GRUPPE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE FEBRUARY 27, 2020 RALLY TO AVE MARIA.
THE TWINS WON FIRST PLACE IN THEIR CLASS AT WERKS REUNION ON AMELIA ISLAND ON MARCH 6, 2020. THE FIRST TIME IN WERKS HISTORY THAT TWO CARS IN THE SAME CATEGORY WON FIRST PLACE. THE HARTINGERS CELEBRATED THE WIN WITH 50 FELLOW PARADISE REGION GRUPPE MEMBERS AT SHUCKERS, AMELIA THAT NIGHT! PROST TO THE TWINS!
Christan and Ortrun Hartinger donated two scale models of their Jade Green Speedster to the "Race for Toys" organized by Porsche Naples to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Collier County. The 1:18 and 1:43 scale models were each signed by legendary driver Walter Rohrl and Andreas Preuninger of Porsche design.
PCARMARKET kindly agreed to host the auction and donated the auction fee to the Boys and Girls Club. The scale model auction closed at $1100; the winners were Lynn and Uli Jaeckel of Vancouver Island, Canada. The GT3 RS Twin Tour and Paradise Region Gruppe will do a "Victory Lap" at the Boys and Girls Club on January 18, 2021.